Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Block Press

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1416

n (1) A press used to agglomerate laminate squares under heat. The squares, which have been cut from laminated sheet, are crossed to combat the anisotropy that normally occurs during laminating. (2) A press used to mold very large blocks of polystyrene foam.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA